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2009-08-11 17:37:00

DETROIT, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. (NYSE Amex: CPD) has launched sumatriptan succinate tablets on behalf of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Sun Pharma), immediately following Sun Pharma's recently received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for generic Imitrex(R) tablets. These sumatriptan succinate tablets, 25 mg (base), 50 mg (base) and 100 mg (base) are...

2009-02-25 13:17:00

BEDFORD, Ohio, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Bedford Laboratories(TM), a division of Ben Venue Laboratories, Inc., today announced the launch of Sumatriptan Succinate Injection. This product is AP rated and is equivalent to Imitrex(R) by GlaxoSmithKline. Sumatriptan is a vascular headache suppressant indicated for 1) the acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura and 2) the acute treatment of cluster headache episodes. Sumatriptan Succinate Injection is not for use in the management...

2008-06-30 12:02:03

NuPathe Inc., a privately held specialty pharmaceutical company developing innovative products for the treatment of neurological and psychiatric diseases, announced positive Phase I results for NP101, a novel drug-device patch for acute migraine in clinical development. NP101 combines NuPathe's SmartRelief(TM) proprietary iontophoretic transdermal technology with sumatriptan, the most widely prescribed treatment for acute migraine in the United States and the active ingredient in...

2006-04-05 18:10:22

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An experimental migraine drug under review by U.S. regulators works better than industry leader Imitrex, according to research presented on Wednesday. The drug, called Trexima, was developed by Pozen Inc. and will be produced and sold by GlaxoSmithKline Plc, which currently markets Imitrex, a migraine drug with sales of about $1.2 billion last year. Two trials comparing Trexima, which combines Imitrex with the anti-inflammatory drug naproxen, showed that 57...

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